Yankee Hummus aka. North of Boston Bean Dip

Yankee Hummus aka. North of Boston Bean Dip courtesy of CSA member, Christen F. The following recipe just substitutes locally grown ingredients for the chickpeas, tahini*, and lemon juice in traditional hummus.  Ingredients: 1 c cooked beans (preferably cranberry, but...

Shaker Fresh Cranberry Bean Chowder

Yield 7 cups – Courtesy of Jasper White’s FIFTY CHOWDERS (Scribner, 2000) 2 pounds fresh cranberry beans (shell beans) in the pod 4 ounce slab (unsliced) bacon, rind removed, cut into 1/3-inch dice 1 clove garlic, finely chopped (1 teaspoon) 1 large onion...

Old Bay Cranberry Beans

Serves 4 – from 366 Delicious Ways to Cook Rice, Beans and Grains. This is a quick recipe for a tasty bean that is underutilized in this country. The beans are simply cooked along with aromatic vegetables and Old Bay Seasoning (usually used in crab boils). 1 cup...